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WELCOME TO THE ANGLICAN DIOCESE OF CANBERRA AND GOULBURN

We are one of the 23 Dioceses of the Anglican Church of Australia. Our diocese is a partnership of churches in 60 ministry units, numerous associated agencies and schools, covering most of south-east New South Wales, the eastern Riverina and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). It stretches from Marulan in the north, from Batemans Bay to Eden on the south coast, across to Holbrook in the south-west, north to Wagga Wagga, Temora, Young and Goulburn.

TOP STORIES & ARTICLES

Climate and Faith: Christians for an Ethical Society

Thinking beyond the individual and the imperative for human evolution: a Christian response to climate change, by Katy Nicholls On a wet and very chilly night 35 people gathered...

June Ministry Spouses Lunch at Bishop Mark and Monica Short’s Place

Both the ministry spouses and Mothers’ Union Members in our Diocese are great fun – you are impressive people. Here are some photos from our latest informal ministry spouses...

Gathering in the Upper Room

'Earlier this year Archbishop Christopher Prowse and I committed to engaging in a season of mission in our respective Dioceses, particularly through the Alpha Course. The...

The Ministry of Presence

Congratulations are in order for Reverend Gayl Mills, who was awarded the Order of Australia as part of this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours List – for her service to Police...

Bishop Mark Writes … On Domestic Violence

As a young child I was an avid reader of newspaper comic strips. Along with Fred Bassett and the Wizard of Id one of my regulars was Andy Capp. Andy lived somewhere in the north...

Bishop Mark and Monica Visit Cootamundra

On the weekend of 1-2 May, Bishop Mark and Monica visited the Parish of Cootamundra. On Saturday morning they attended the mainly music reunion. Both joined in with the songs and...

Restoration and Re-Dedication at Boorowa

In the crisp, sparkling autumn weather of last Sunday morning, Assistant Bishop the Right Reverend Carol Wagner, resplendent in the traditional cope and mitre, officially...

Renewal in Tuggeranong

Renew Anglican Church recently celebrated our 4th birthday, and on that day we were thankful to be able to share in the baptism of two members of Renew; a woman, Prabha, and her...

New Junior School Opens at The Riverina Anglican College

Wednesday 22 April, was a very special day at The Riverina Anglican College as we opened Stage 1 Build of our Junior School. With the easing of COVID restrictions, we were very...

The Opportunity in Op Shops around the Diocese

Op Shops have long been an important part of many Parishes. Once just the source of affordable clothing for the community, Op Shops have now become a multi-focused place. There...

COMING EVENTS

Ministry Spouses’ Five-Week Ministry Couples Course

Building a safe and strong marriage course. Bishop Mark and I, through our fundraising, can sponsor ten couples to do this course for free. There are no criteria. The first ten...

POSTPONED Ministry Spouses’ Workshop: Growing kindness and goodness in community

Being peacemakers – from a Gospel lens. Followed by a Q&A panel about Mothers' Union and Anglicare services Ministry can contain many questions. For example, when is conflict...

Ministry Spouses’ Fun in Ministry Event

Picnic at Willan's Hill Wagga Zoo & Aviary and Miniature Railway Rides, Wagga Wagga An afternoon of laughter for everyone – both the young and the young at heart. You and...